What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name SISCO-GEORGE, JODIE LYNN Employer name Chenango County Amount $41,644.99 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER-HENRY, CYNTHIA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,644.93 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, ARLINE F Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,644.77 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGOLWISYE, ANGELINE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,644.64 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBORDI, KRISTENE M Employer name Village of North Hornell Amount $41,644.58 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DIANE J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,644.38 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,644.38 Date 03/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MICHELLE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $41,644.38 Date 06/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENSKI, JOHN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,644.38 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, KAREN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,644.38 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JOYCE E Employer name Education Department Amount $41,644.38 Date 04/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDELL, JOHN F Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,644.38 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,644.38 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, THERESA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,644.38 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVINGTON, JUDY A Employer name Department of State Amount $41,644.38 Date 04/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, MARIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,644.38 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, JANET A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,644.38 Date 09/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, CAROL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,644.38 Date 05/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SHARI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,644.38 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOUNTY, NATALIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,644.38 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLASKI, JOANNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,644.38 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JELLETT, PETER W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,644.38 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MILTON J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $41,644.38 Date 12/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SANDRA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,644.38 Date 12/29/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,644.38 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, CAROL ANN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,644.38 Date 02/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, GAYLE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,644.38 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, LINDA C Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $41,644.38 Date 01/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, SHEILA A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $41,644.38 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAND, JACQUELINE M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $41,644.34 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, PHILLIP J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,644.10 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURILLO, ELAINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,644.08 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, NICOLE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,644.02 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREMSKI, THERESE A Employer name Town of Clay Amount $41,643.81 Date 07/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAILLON, REBECCA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $41,643.73 Date 06/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, KRISTINA R Employer name Broome County Amount $41,643.67 Date 05/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, LORI N Employer name Warren County Amount $41,643.63 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRAL, OSCAR F Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $41,643.58 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUGLER, KAREN NOEL Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,643.15 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, MICHAEL R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $41,643.04 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ANGELA L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $41,642.82 Date 07/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, DEANNA J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $41,642.74 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, LESLEY C Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $41,642.74 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BETH S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $41,642.56 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WHIRTER, BRUCE C Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $41,642.38 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICARICO, FREDERICK Employer name Orange County Amount $41,642.34 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, GLEN W Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $41,642.09 Date 05/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, BETTY JEAN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $41,642.07 Date 05/19/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO-CAPORUSSO, LORETTA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,642.04 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNITSKI, LAURI J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,642.03 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVENWORTH, KAREN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,641.76 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MICHAEL F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,641.72 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JULIA M Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $41,641.64 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTLEY, DELORES A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,641.61 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, SHERRY L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $41,641.44 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TE CULVER, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Clymer Amount $41,641.40 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, CYNTHIA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,641.36 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERR, KAREN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,641.33 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSELLINO, ANNMARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,641.20 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUNTLEROY, ANITRA T Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $41,641.19 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONSON, CANDIDA D Employer name Orange County Amount $41,641.05 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERSON, LAURIE L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $41,640.65 Date 03/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, GEORGE A, IV Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,640.60 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRELLO, JULIO A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,640.48 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUTS, RANDALL J, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $41,640.46 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,640.45 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANESS, RICHARD L Employer name Village of Caledonia Amount $41,640.36 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, COLLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,639.99 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOES, DIANA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,639.96 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,639.84 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIGER, MAUREEN P Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $41,639.60 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND-PERRY, REBECCA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,639.57 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, NEDDY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,639.31 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, VIRGINIA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,638.97 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPETTA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Albany County Amount $41,638.87 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEDIGROSSI, ANDREA M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $41,638.81 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK R Employer name Town of Warren Amount $41,638.64 Date 09/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, ANTHONY D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,638.60 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLATT, AMBER L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,638.50 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDISON, DAVID E Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,638.48 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, CHARLES A Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,638.40 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DENISE E Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,638.30 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICI, MEGAN K Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $41,638.26 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, SONIA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $41,638.26 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON-HILL, TONYA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,638.22 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, DANIEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,638.15 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, KATHLEEN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,638.00 Date 05/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAIT, ERIC A Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $41,637.94 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMEISTER, KRISTIN E Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $41,637.91 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, CHERYL A Employer name Village of Malone Amount $41,637.86 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, WALTER H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,637.85 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $41,637.72 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALEXANDER B Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $41,637.42 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, CODY C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $41,637.41 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,637.28 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, TRACY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,637.23 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHAN, NANCY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $41,636.96 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, ANNETTE M Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $41,636.96 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDAS, PATRICIA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,636.96 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, THOMAS J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $41,636.89 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System